Curious customs: the stories behind 296 popular American rituals

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Harmony Books,
Pub. Date:
[1987]
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
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Why do we eat hot dogs at ball games and popcorn at the movies? This entertaining book by the author of the successful Fabulous Fallacies tells why we Americans engage in these and other traditions.
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9780517566534
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subject_facet Electronic books, Folklore -- United States, United States -- Social life and customs
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title_full Curious customs : the stories behind 296 popular American rituals / Tad Tuleja, Curious customs : the stories behind 296 popular American rituals [electronic resource] / Tad Tuleja
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